Norphlet, AR Community Profile: Data

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Norphlet, Arkansas - Basic Facts

Norphlet is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Norphlet.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Union County at latitude 33.316 and longitude -92.6629. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 180 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Norphlet (see map) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Norphlet, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 833
Population in Households 833
Population in Familes 706
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 400
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 318
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 235
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 354 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 252 (71.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 66 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $132,456
Average Home Value $170,933


Median Household Income $47,799
Average Household Income $57,585
Per Capita Income $21,808
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.31% -0.44%
Households -0.15% -0.38%
Families -0.1% -0.43%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Norphlet, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norphlet to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 226 58th
Population Density1 # 291 46th
Diversity Index2 # 300 45th
Median Household Income # 76 86th
Per Capita Income # 118 78th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.